Players, coaches, and staff, all laid out a challenge to Machine fans coming into Saturday’s game, and they accepted. Fans packed Selby Stadium in Delaware, Ohio Saturday night for the final home matchup between their Ohio Machine and the visiting Florida Launch. The ecstatic crowd knew exactly what was on the line; win and in to the playoffs for the first time in franchise history.
14-10 read the scoreboard after the final whistle as Marcus Holman sent the ball up in to the dark Ohio skies, the Machine were victors and officially clinched the coveted playoff spot many have only been dreaming of.
In just three years it has become clear to me, the fans love the Machine, the Machine loves their fans and both love the Earth. Let me explain.
Although the game saw a lightening delay, the Ohio crowd got their money’s worth in Saturday night’s 45 goal score-fest, unless they were paying to see defense, in that case…sorry! The Ohio Machine have now wound up taking home two overtime games in a row, this time beating the Denver Outlaws 23-22 in what became the highest scoring game in the organization’s history.
When the Ohio Machine #OilUp against the Chesapeake Bayhawks, big things happen on the lacrosse field. Holman, Harrison, Schrieber and Baum all came up big.
The Ohio Machine took on the Chesapeake Bayhawks, and earned a 15-11 win from the defending champs on the road in front of lively crowd on Saturday night. Chesapeake is now 1-4 on the year, and needs to find a way to get back to their winning ways. Ohio entered the game at 1-3 (like the Bayhawks) but moved to 2-3 with the big road W.
Last weekend I was invited out to the Ohio Machine training camp at St. Charles High School in Columbus, OH. Here are my key takeaways from the experience!
Undefeated Hamilton visits Ohio for the lone MLL game of the week. With a highly-touted draft class now in place, can the Machine pull off an upset?
Through photos, video and interviews with Ohio Machine players, Brendan Geyer shares a first-hand look at what it’s like to experience an Ohio Machine game.
Bill Wolford, member of the Ohio Lacrosse Hall of Fame and former Ohio Machine assistant coach, was pronounced dead on Nov. 7. Wolford graduated from Ohio State in 1980 and has been a prominent figure in the Ohio lacrosse community ever since. He kicked off his head coaching career at Upper Arlington High School, coaching […]
Sparking the Ohio Machine (3-3) to an offense-heavy 20-12 victory over the Florida Launch (1-5), Marcus Holman scored two goals to become the Machine’s all-time leading goal scorer with 57 goals. Subscribe to the MLL on YouTube! https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=majorleaguelax LIKE The MLL on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/MajorLeagueLacrosse Follow the MLL on Twitter Tweets by MLL_Lacrosse The Lacrosse Network […]
The Ohio Machine enters the 2015 season coming off its most successful campaign in club history. An 8-6 record, the team’s first playoff appearance, and a league leading offense highlighted 2014. But this is 2015. The Machine has its goals set on reaching Atlanta and the 2015 MLL Championship Weekend. Will the Machine make it […]